Alpaca Denver Show, alpaca, day in the life, blogger, vlog, family fun,
This past weekend was really busy. We took Roark for his first hike and we paid a visit to the Alpaca Denver Show. If you are regular reader of this blog, then you may have learned by now that I have varied interests. For many years now, I have developed […]

Alpaca Denver Show

Hiking with a baby, hiking, baby, trail, colorado, first time, tips, parenting
This past weekend we decided go hiking with a baby. It was Roark’s first hike! Ever since we moved to Colorado, we were inspired by the families we crossed on the trails that took their kids on every type of hike, even ascending 14,ooo ft mountains. Naturally, we embraced this […]

Hiking with a Baby

Breastfeeding Tips and Tricks, parenting, how to, tips and tricks, breastfeeding
Breastfeeding is one of the most beneficial things for a newborn baby and a new mother. However, for some moms it is also one of the hardest things to do postpartum. For something so natural, there are so many things that can go wrong and turn a bonding experience into a […]

Breastfeeding Tips and Tricks

10 hacks to save money during pregnancy, pregnancy, money, savings, tips, hacks, discount, baby, buy buy baby, shopping, haul, babiesrus, amazon
It’s no secret that having a child is expensive. The Department of Agriculture estimated that the average cost of raising a child born in 2013 was U$245,340! (See article here.) This staggering figure is for the first 18 years of the child’s life and does not include college expenses. For […]

10 hacks to save money during pregnancy

4 classes you should take as new parents, parenting, motherhood, baby classes, classes, baby boy, family, blogger, vlog, youtube, family, mommy 2
Hello Friends! Since it’s been three months since we became parents, I wanted to write a post on the 4 classes you should take as new parents. We took these classes in preparation for Roark’s birth and most were worth attending. We took almost all the classes available to us and […]

4 classes you should take as new parents

2 month update, baby update, baby boy, motherhood, vlog, blog, youtube, video, post, tips, milestones, diapering,, feeding,
Hello friends! Baby Roark’s is almost 3 months! (Click here to see his birth video) Time seems to fly by when you have a newborn. Everything is happening so fast that I missed doing a 1 month update and before more time elapses, I wanted to do Roark’s 2 month […]

Baby Roark 2 Month Update

mixed baby boy haul, baby boy haul, fashion, baby, shopping
Hi Friends! Baby Roark is growing so fast out of his clothes that I had to go shopping much earlier than I had anticipated. He is only 2 months old, but already wearing 6 months baby size clothes. He wore the newborn size for 2 weeks and 0-3 months/3 months […]

Mixed Baby Boy Haul

road trip to loveland, loveland, colorado, weekend , trip, travel, 2
Last weekend we took a two day road trip to Loveland with baby R to participate in the festivities of the Fire and Ice Festival. It takes place every year in the “sweetheart city” around Valentine’s Day. Since we have a little one now, we decided to stay the night in […]

Road trip to Loveland, Colorado

10 postpartum essentials, postpartum, pregnancy, delivery, baby
Hello Friends! My apologies if you are receiving this for the second time. We got hacked today after the post went out and I had to delete it and write it again. So following my video on 10 Things No One Tells You About Postpartum, I am posting a video […]

10 Postpartum Essentials